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Re: LATHAM / LAYTHORN families in Newcastle area.
Posted by: Tania Dennis (ID *****8504) Date: September 06, 2012 at 20:23:25
In Reply to: LATHAM / LAYTHORN families in Newcastle area. by Clynt Sheehy of 82839

Hi again Clynt

Found a possible birth for Edward SLEIGH - with mother Harriet father: James. Perhaps she was married prior to being transported for Life to Australia in 1818.

England, Births and Christenings, 1538-1975

Name: Edward Sleigh
Gender: Male
Baptism/Christening Date: 01 Apr 1813
Birth Date: 31 Mar 1813
Death Date:
Name Note:
Father's Name: James Sleigh
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Harriot
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C05524-2
System Origin: England-ODM
Source Film Number: 0916632 (RG8 60), 0917447 (RG8 64)
Reference Number:

Source Citation
"England, Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," index, FamilySearch ( : accessed 07 Sep 2012), Edward Sleigh, 31 Mar 1813; citing reference , FHL microfilm 0916632 (RG8 60), 0917447 (RG8 64).

Convicts Stockade Site

Convicts on the transport ship Maria - 1818
Convicts embarked 126 female convicts
Convicts relanded while still in English waters - 0
Convicts who died on the voyage 2
Sailed from Deal on 15 May 1818
Arrived in Sydney, New South Wales via Hobart, Van Diemens Land on 14 September 1818
94 convicts disembarked in Sydney and 30 disembarked in Hobart
Name: SLEIGH Harriet
Status: Convict
Court: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Date: 15 January 1817
Sentence: Life

If you go to site below - you find mention of another relative / researcher of Harriet Sleigh / Kenniwell - he states that she was married and had two sons prior to being transported and then marrying Kenniwell.


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